25-year-old Maitland man killed in Orange County crash

Fatal wreck investigated on Dean Road at Buck Road

File photo of Florida Highway Patrol cruiser (WJXT 2020)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 25-year-old Maitland man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The fatal crash was reported at 8:40 p.m. on Dean Road at Buck Road.

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The FHP said the man was driving a car south on Dean Road when he attempted to make a left turn onto Buck Road.

As the car turned, a pickup truck heading north on Dean Road struck the right side of the car, which overturned and struck a traffic control box, troopers said.

The driver of the car was taken to Orlando Health, where he later died, according to the FHP.

The pickup driver suffered minor injuries.

An investigation is ongoing.

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